A fast way to find the right Omron HMI

      Omron offers a range of HMIs for almost every application, but how do you find the one you need now?  You may have a general idea of the product specification, but where do you find it; is it really the one you need, and are there other versions available with features you […]

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Smart maintenance with Omron NS Series HMIs

        Preventative maintenance is important for the continued operation of most ac variable speed inverter drives, where the most vulnerable parts are the cooling fans and electrolytic capacitors.   To avoid unnecessary maintenance Omron NS series HMIs make use of Smart Active Parts (SAP) to save you time when configuring, commissioning and […]

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D700 safety circuit improvement

The safety function of Mitsubishi’s FR-D700-EC inverter drives has been upgraded and the product given a new model name.  Now called FR-D700SC-EC, the main change is the safety circuit logic will be source instead of sink.  This means it can be used in the same safety chain as FR-E700SC-EC, and connects directly to Mitsubishi’s safety […]

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Vegetable processing machine improves product quality

Today ready-prepared and chopped vegetables are available from supermarkets. Feltracon supplies the machines that produce these high-quality end products, and specialises in the development of machines for processing fresh vegetables into a finished product. With the use of Mitsubishi Electric inverters, Feltracon machines help end users to expand their production capacity while minimising energy consumption […]

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British Airways saves more than energy with Altivar VSD

          British Airways (BA) has incorporated Schneider Electric’s Altivar variable speed drives (VSDs) into the condenser water pump system at its Flight Training facilities at Heathrow Airport. The solution has resulted in a significant energy saving and overcome problems with the system.   In the main boiler house there are three […]

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